Tagged: Photo techniques

Bokeh

Bokeh describes the quality of out-of-focus background in an image. High quality bokeh is a much sought after characteristic. Learn what effects bokeh, as well as what it is and what it is not.

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Composing photos

Good composition ranks right up there with getting the subject in focus, and nothing detracts from your picture more than “clutter.” A photographer should pay as much attention to distracting elements in their compositions as they do the subject itself.

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Creative use of focal length

Focal length selection can be used creatively when composing a shot, beyond simply getting more or less of a scene into the frame. The focal length you choose plays an important role in composition and the “feel” of an image.

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